Bennie Briscoe boxer

Bennie Briscoe boxer
bouts
96
won
66
lost
24
draw
5
Status
inactive
Division
middleweight
Debut
1962-09-10
Height
5′ 8″/173cm
Reach
71″/180cm
Age
67
Born
1943-02-08
Death
2010-12-28
Nationality
USA

"Bad" Bennie fought from 1962 to 1982, and retired with a career record of 66 wins (53 by KO) 24 losses and 5 draws. Briscoe was a top-rated middleweight contender during the 1970s, unsuccessfully challenging for the WBC and WBA world titles on three different occasions. Notable former champions and contenders Brisoce fought included Marvin Hagler, Carlos Monzon, Rodrigo Valdes, Luis Rodríguez, Vicente Rondon, Tony Mundine, Vito Antuofermo, Eddie Mustafa Muhammad, Emile Griffith, and Vinnie Curto.Briscoe was born in Augusta, Georgia, where he was a star athlete in football and track and field. Motivated by his family's poverty, at the age of 16, he moved to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to live with an aunt and uncle and attended Simon Gratz High School. There, he eventually began training alongside Joe Frazier.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Result
1982-12-15 Jimmie Sykes WDWWWW Blue Horizon, Philadelphia LOST
Unanimous decision
1982-06-01 Ralph Hollett WWWDWW Halifax Forum, Halifax LOST
Split-decision
1982-03-23 Norberto Sabater WWWLWL Tropicana Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City WIN
Technical knockout
1981-12-23 Rick Noggle WWWWWL Memorial Civic Center, Canton WIN
KO
1981-01-30 Nick Ortiz WWLWLL Felt Forum, New York LOST
Split-decision
1980-12-15 Vinnie Curto WWWWWW Hynes Auditorium, Boston LOST
Unanimous decision
1980-08-25 Richie Bennett WWWWWL Martin Luther King Arena, Philadelphia WIN
Split-decision
1980-01-24 Richie Bennett WLWWWW Forum, Upper Darby LOST
Unanimous decision
1979-10-20 Clement Tshinza WWWWLW Country Hall de Liège, Liege LOST
Points
1979-09-11 Teddy Mann WWWWWW Spectrum, Philadelphia WIN
Unanimous decision
1979-08-14 Joe Barrientes LWWLWW Steel Pier Arena, Atlantic City WIN
Technical knockout
1979-05-23 Nick Ortiz LWWWWW Starplex Armory, Washington WIN
Unanimous decision
1979-02-05 David Love WWWLLL Spectrum, Philadelphia LOST
Unanimous decision
1978-08-24 Marvin Hagler WWWWWW Spectrum, Philadelphia LOST
Unanimous decision
1978-05-24 Bob Patterson WWLWLW Spectrum, Philadelphia WIN
Technical knockout
1978-03-31 Tony Chiaverini WWWWWW Municipal Auditorium, Kansas City WIN
Technical knockout
1978-02-04 Vito Antuofermo LLWWWW Madison Square Garden, New York LOST
Unanimous decision
1977-11-05 Rodrigo Valdes WWLWWL Campione d'Italia LOST
Unanimous decision
1977-07-26 Sammy Barr WDLWLL Spectrum, Philadelphia WIN
Corner retirement
1977-03-31 Jean Mateo WLWWLW Pavillon de Paris, Paris WIN
Technical knockout
1977-01-17 Karl Vinson WWWWWL Spectrum, Philadelphia WIN
Unanimous decision
1976-12-20 Willie Warren LWLLLL Salle Leyrit, Nice DRAW
Points
1976-08-16 Emeterio Villanueva WDWLWW Spectrum, Philadelphia WIN
Technical knockout
1976-06-26 Emile Griffith WLWLWL Stade Louis II, Fontvieille DRAW
Points
1976-04-06 Eugene Hart WWWWDW Spectrum, Philadelphia WIN
KO
1976-02-25 Jose Martin Flores LWLLLL Arena, Philadelphia WIN
KO
1975-11-18 Eugene Hart LLWWWW Spectrum, Philadelphia DRAW
Points
1975-08-18 Eddie Mustafa Muhammad DWWWWW Spectrum, Philadelphia WIN
Split-decision
1975-06-16 Stanley Hayward LLWWLW Spectrum, Philadelphia WIN
Unanimous decision
1975-04-07 Vinnie Curto WWWLWL Spectrum, Philadelphia DRAW
Points
1975-01-14 Lenny Harden WWLWWL Spectrum, Philadelphia WIN
Technical knockout
1974-10-09 Emile Griffith DLWLLW Spectrum, Philadelphia LOST
Majority decision
1974-05-25 Rodrigo Valdes WWWWWW Stade Louis II, Fontvieille LOST
Technical knockout
1974-02-25 Tony Mundine WWWWWW Palais des Sports, Paris WIN
KO
1973-12-08 Willie Warren LLLLWW Convention Hall, Atlantic City WIN
Technical knockout
1973-10-22 Ruben Arocha LWLLLW Spectrum, Philadelphia WIN
KO
1973-09-01 Rodrigo Valdes WWWWWW Omnisports Stadium, Noumea LOST
Unanimous decision
1973-06-25 Billy Douglas WWWWWW Spectrum, Philadelphia WIN
Technical knockout
1973-03-26 Art Hernandez LLWLWW Spectrum, Philadelphia WIN
Technical knockout
1973-01-29 Carlos Alberto Salinas LWWWLL Spectrum, Philadelphia WIN
KO
1972-11-11 Carlos Monzon WWWWWW Estadio Luna Park, Buenos Aires LOST
Unanimous decision
1972-10-11 Luis Vinales LWLWLW Arena, Philadelphia WIN
Technical knockout
1972-04-19 Luis Vinales LLWLWL Catholic Youth Center, Scranton LOST
Split-decision
1972-03-21 Jorge Rosales WWLLLL Arena, Philadelphia WIN
Technical knockout
1972-01-18 Al Quinney WLWWWW Arena, Philadelphia WIN
Technical knockout
1971-11-15 Rafael Gutierrez WDLWWW Spectrum, Philadelphia WIN
KO
1971-10-14 Charley Austin LLLWLL Arena, Philadelphia WIN
Technical knockout
1971-08-10 Juarez de Lima LLLWLW Spectrum, Philadelphia WIN
Technical knockout
1971-05-03 Carlos Marks WWWLLW Arena, Philadelphia WIN
KO
1971-03-22 Tom Bethea LWLLWL Arena, Philadelphia WIN
Technical knockout
1971-01-12 Ned Edwards LLLWLL Blue Horizon, Philadelphia WIN
KO
1970-11-02 Harold Richardson WLLLWL Arena, Philadelphia WIN
Technical knockout
1970-09-29 Eddie Owens LLLWLL Blue Horizon, Philadelphia WIN
KO
1970-03-16 Joe Shaw LLLWWW Arena, Philadelphia WIN
Technical knockout
1969-11-18 Joe Shaw WLLLLW Spectrum, Philadelphia LOST
Majority decision
1969-09-30 Tito Marshall LDLLLL Blue Horizon, Philadelphia WIN
KO
1969-05-19 Percy Manning WWLLLD Arena, Philadelphia WIN
KO
1969-03-10 Jose Gonzalez LWWLLW Madison Square Garden, New York WIN
Technical knockout
1969-02-14 Juarez de Lima WWWWWD Felt Forum, New York LOST
Split-decision
1969-01-26 Vicente Rondon LWWLWW San Juan WIN
Technical knockout
1968-11-18 Charley Austin LDWLLL Spectrum, Philadelphia WIN
Split-decision
1968-11-02 Pedro Miranda LWWWLW San Juan WIN
Technical knockout
1968-09-23 Vicente Rondon WLLWLW Hiram Bithorn Stadium, San Juan LOST
Unanimous decision
1968-08-20 Jose Gonzalez DWLLWW Madison Square Garden, New York WIN
Unanimous decision
1968-08-07 Gene Bryant WWWLLW Silver Slipper, Las Vegas WIN
Technical knockout
1968-03-25 Yoland Leveque WLWLWL Palais des Sports, Paris LOST
1967-12-15 Luis Rodriguez WWWWWW Madison Square Garden, New York LOST
Unanimous decision
1967-11-20 Jimmy Lester WWLLWW Convention Hall, Philadelphia WIN
Technical knockout
1967-10-30 Ike White WWLLLL Arena, Philadelphia WIN
Technical knockout
1967-10-09 Georgie Johnson WWWWWL Arena, Philadelphia WIN
Technical knockout
1967-05-29 Bobby Warthen LLLLLW Arena, Philadelphia WIN
Technical knockout
1967-05-06 Carlos Monzon WWWWWW Estadio Luna Park, Buenos Aires DRAW
Points
1967-03-20 Luis Rodriguez WLWWWW Arena, Philadelphia LOST
Unanimous decision
1966-12-05 George Benton WWWWLL Arena, Philadelphia WIN
Corner retirement
1966-10-10 C.L. Lewis DWLLL Arena, Philadelphia WIN
Technical knockout
1966-07-25 C.L. Lewis WDWLLL Convention Hall, Philadelphia
1965-12-06 Stanley Hayward LWWWWW Arena, Philadelphia LOST
Split-decision
1965-09-20 Tito Marshall DWWWDL Convention Hall, Philadelphia LOST
Unanimous decision
1965-05-10 Doug McLeod WWWLLW Arena, Philadelphia WIN
KO
1965-04-19 Jimmy McMillan LLLLLW Arena, Philadelphia WIN
Technical knockout
1965-03-29 Percy Manning LWLWWL Philadelphia A.C., Philadelphia LOST
Split-decision
1965-02-22 Dave Wyatt LWWWWL Philadelphia A.C., Philadelphia WIN
Technical knockout
1964-11-30 Walter Daniels WLWLWW Arena, Philadelphia WIN
Unanimous decision
1964-06-15 Percy Manning WLWLWW Convention Hall, Philadelphia WIN
Technical knockout
1964-03-09 Charley Scott LLWLLL Arena, Philadelphia WIN
Technical knockout
1964-01-20 Johnny Clyde LWWWLL Arena, Philadelphia WIN
Points
1963-12-02 Bobby Bell WWWLWW Arena, Philadelphia WIN
KO
1963-10-11 Roosevelt Ware WWWDDD Blue Horizon, Philadelphia WIN
Technical knockout
1963-07-22 Joe Clark WWW Convention Center, Las Vegas WIN
Unanimous decision
1963-04-25 Cash White WLWLLL Blue Horizon, Philadelphia WIN
Technical knockout
1963-03-25 Chuck McCreary LWWLLL Arena, Philadelphia WIN
Points
1963-02-28 Joe Smith WWLLL Blue Horizon, Philadelphia WIN
Technical knockout
1963-02-11 Brad Silas W Cambria A.C., Philadelphia WIN
KO
1963-01-14 Charley Little WLWWLL Cambria A.C., Philadelphia WIN
KO
1962-12-13 Dave Wyatt WLWWWL Blue Horizon, Philadelphia WIN
Technical knockout
1962-09-10 Sam Samuels W Cambria A.C., Philadelphia WIN
Points